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Add 98/6 and 7/56

1st number: 16 2/6, 2nd number: 7/56

98/6 + 7/56 is 395/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 28 = 168,
    98/6 = 98 × 28/6 × 28 = 2744/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    7/56 = 7 × 3/56 × 3 = 21/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2744/168 + 21/168 = 2744 + 21/168 = 2765/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 395/24
  6. In mixed form: 1611/24

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